Spire Manchester Hospital has moved!

We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

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We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

Please note your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital will take place at:

Spire Manchester Hospital
170 Barlow Moor Road
M20 2AF
(For sat nav please use M20 2YA)

If you have any questions or queries about your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital call us on 0161 447 6677.

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Weight loss

Treatments to help put you back in control of your body, your health and your life.

We offer various weight loss treatments. These include operations to reduce the size of your stomach through surgery or you can swallow tiny balloons that inflate to make you feel full after a small meal.

Gastric balloon (weight loss balloon)

A small balloon inflated in your stomach helps you lose weight.

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Gastric band surgery

Reduces the capacity of your stomach by putting a band around it.

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Gastric bypass surgery

Reduces the size of your stomach and redirects the digestive tract.

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Gastric sleeve surgery (sleeve gastrectomy)

Reduces feelings of hunger and capacity to eat by shrinking your stomach.

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Our weight loss team

Meet the specialists who are part of our expert team here at Spire Manchester Hospital. In addition to our experienced bariatric surgeons, we also have a specialist bariatric nurse and dietitian that support you throughout your journey – from your first consultation to your final follow up visit.

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Is weight loss or bariatric surgery for you?

Being overweight can have serious impact on both your physical and mental wellbeing. It can negatively affect your self-confidence and self-esteem and put you at increased risk of serious health conditions such as type 2 diabetes, cancer and heart disease.

If you're struggling to lose weight even after dieting and exercising, these types of treatments can help give you the extra boost you and your health need to help shed significant amounts of weight.

We can help you choose the procedure that’s right for you, helping to give you the energy and self-confidence to enjoy a healthy life. And it's also been found that weight loss surgery really does help.

Why choose Spire Manchester Hospital for weight loss surgery?

Every year we transform the lives of many people who choose to have weight loss treatment with us. Our expert bariatric surgeons offer a range of obesity surgery procedures including gastric banding (also known as lap banding) gastric bypass, gastric balloon insertion and sleeve gastrectomy.

Regardless of which weight loss procedure you decide upon, our dedicated before and aftercare teams will look after you throughout your weight loss journey, from making that first decision, to providing ongoing weight loss support and advice long after surgery. Our weight loss surgery teams are headed up by consultant bariatric surgeons and include specialist bariatric nurses, physicians and dieticians. We also offer payment options that help put weight loss procedures within your reach.

We are proud to be accredited as a Bariatric and Metabolic Centre of Excellence by IFSO in recognition of the comprehensive level of care we provide before, during and after weight loss surgery. IFSO is the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders.

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